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Sep 20, 2012 7:00pm EDT
! >>> alpha natural resources says it will immediately close coal mines in west virginia and pennsylvania. this -- own water against president obama's war on coal. why is obama trying to destroy the coal industry? here now the west virginia congresswoman shelly morcapito. why is obama waging war on coal? >> i think he's being driven by an extreme environment by an lobby he doesn't like coal, he said if you build a coal plant, we're going to bankrupt you and he's following through on his promise. >> that means we will not have another new coal plant in our lifetime. that's the way experts have said it, that they'll never be able to get done what the epa wants to get done so there will be no new coal mines. >> so we're shutting out our most affordable, abundant resource. my state of west virginia will lose a lot and has lost a lot. >> a lot of states too. i get that, but what about the existing coal mines, shelley? tell me about that because the epa is writing regulations now and a lot of people from that industry say basically they're going to have shut down even existing coal plants. >> t
CNBC
Sep 10, 2012 6:00pm EDT
in virginia, please. nate? >> caller: booyah from arlington, virginia, jimmy. >> booyah back at you. >> caller: a big thank you for your wisdom. a big fan of getting back to even and especially your wisdom on deep in the money call. >> that is the strategy. it's back 40 dprenifference fro where we said. >> caller: in diversifying, i looked at so-called growth stocks, a pair of beauty suppliers, ultra and sally beauty. does the recent good tiedings in alta, does that spell -- >> i'm not as close to sal eve beauty. i thought the ulta was terrific. you mentioned using deep in the money calls. ulta is a deep in the money call play. those that think i just recommended trading apple by mentioning the deep in the money, i'm just saying i need you to invest in apple however you ulta is best made by paying off your money calls. looking for glamorous profits? who isn't? here are the stocks i say you should be looking at. kors, gap, nordstrom's, urban outfitter and lulu. >> could others be circling around this property? don't miss cramer's exclusive with its chairman just ahead. >>> tomorrow on "squawk b
CNBC
Sep 10, 2012 11:00pm EDT
down. >> let's go to nate in virginia, please. nate? >> caller: booyah from arlington, virginia, jimmy. >> booyah back at you. >> caller: a big thank you for your wisdom. a big fan of getting back to even and especially your wisdom on deep in the money call. >> that is the strategy. chipotle is back 40 points from where we said it bottomed out. i still think deep in the money calls is the way to play chipotle. >> caller: in diversifying, i looked at so-called growth stocks, a pair of beauty suppliers, ulta and sally beauty. what sectors are these? does the recent good tidings in ulta, does that spell -- >> i'm not as close to sally beauty. i thought the ulta was terrific. now here's the problem. this is a very high-risk story. you mentioned using deep in the money calls. ulta is a deep in the money call play. it tends to be buffeted by the shorts. those that think i just recommended trading apple by mentioning the deep in the money, i'm just saying i need you to invest in apple however you can. ulta is best made by paying off your money calls. looking for glamorous profits? who isn't?
CNBC
Sep 19, 2012 6:00am EDT
is getting heated. virginia governor bob mcdonnell is here on how mitt romney plans to put america back to work. >>> and "squawk" takes it to the high seas. >> yes. now you will survive. >> it's international talk like a pirate day. arrrh, matey, the second hour of "squawk box" starts now. ♪ >>> good morning, everybody. welcome back to "squawk" on talk like a pirate day. i'm becky quick along with andrew ross-sorkin. the futures are indicated higher. yesterday we had a mixed close. now you see the futures up by 33 points, s&p 500 up by 2 1/3. japan bank becoming the latest to expand monetary easing. that's about $126 billion. and that move to boost the japanese economy helps the nikkei finish at a four-month high and pushed the yen higher. >>> teachers in chicago will be returning to work today, ending the first strike in 25 years. that comes after a tentative contract settlement that will be put to a union vote within a few weeks. it's expected to be passed. we will have more on this story in a few minutes, as well. >>> and a multibillion dollar sports deal could be in the works. it'
CNBC
Sep 13, 2012 7:00pm EDT
campaign polling today in three key state, ohio, florida and virginia, all shows president obama has a lead among likely voters. cnbc's own john harwood has the details, good evening, john. >> ever since both party conventions we've been focused on president obama's bounce in national polls. now we have swing say it numbers from the nbc "wall street journal" maris poll and they're good for president obama. he's taken a clear lead in three important battle grounds. first, the state of florida with 29 electoral votes, president obama leads romney 49-44%. ohio with 18 electoral votes, president obama leads by even more, 50-43% for mitt romney. in the state of virginia, president obama leads 49% to 44%, again over mitt romney. now, all three of these are states that were carried by president obama in 2008. mitt romney needs to take at least two of them away. maris pollster concluded this way. he said this election is now about mobilization rather than persuasion because so many voters are locked in and also, you'd rather be in president obama's shoes than mitt romney's at this point in these th
CNBC
Sep 25, 2012 6:00am EDT
over the spectrum. i can tell you from virginia we've got polls which will demonstrate mitt romney way up, we ha've got polls that indicat somehow he's way outside the margin of losing, from my perspective on the ground and what i see at home across the country it's a tight race and we're going to run this thing through the tape and in the end i believe in 42 days you'll see mitt romney pull ahead and win this thing. >> virginia is an important state. what is the swing factor, what are people watching closely? >> look, listen, our economy and unemployment numbers in virginia tend to be a little better than average but one thing that is particular and specific to virginia are these looming defense cuts. we have a very rich heritage of participation in the defense of our country in the commonwealth and with the ability for us to go forward as a country, virginia plays a very important role and when you see the president refusing to get involved with substituting these defense cuts it will have a real impact on the communities across our commonwealth and it means real jobs and it will mea
CNBC
Sep 17, 2012 7:00pm EDT
of polls out that show in battleground states particularly ohio, virginia and florida, romney is falling five, six, seven eight points behind. whereas is ras muse enpolls for those states shows its dead even and overall while some polls show a bounce for obama after the convention, rasmussen shows that that race head-to-head nationwide is dead even and that the bounce was very temporary. dick armey why these polls are so crazy. are the polls biased. is rasmussen the best along with pew and he said it's a different race. completely head-to-head even. >> personally have never been guided by polls but do i think insofar as there's any validity to these polls it goes back to the point you made earlier, governor romney needs to assert himself in a strong confident way as reagan did. i mean it's not -- it's no longer necessary to tell america that president obama is not up to the job. we know that. what he needs to do now is tell america in chapter and verse details how he is up to the job. and he hasn't really taken that step forward. i think some of the changes he's making, especially the ad
CNBC
Sep 27, 2012 7:00pm EDT
, okay? out in virginia, which is a very patriotic state because of all the military bases, here is obama touting something called economic patriotism. i just love this. what is economic patriotism? you know what it is, it's raise taxes on successful earners and small business owners in order to spend more on state and local government employees. that's economic patriotism? jack up tax rates on the successful in order to spend more on the unions? what's so patriotic about that? >> i love it when republicans want to wrap themselves in the flag, but defund everything that we do as a nation together. yes, you have to spend money on government. look at the union crisis in the nfl. it's like it's a problem if it hits something that people care about. well, union refs tend to be better than nonunion refs for a lot of reasons that we don't have the time to get into, and, yes, supporting our men and women in un for him, our firefighter, our police officers and our teachers, i would call that patriotism. >> actually i like that term economic patriotism. it's a term mitt romney should be using. for
CNBC
Sep 21, 2012 1:00pm EDT
last week they showed president obama leading in swing states ohio, florida and virginia, this week we're looking at wisconsin, colorado and the state of iowa. all three of those again show that president obama has established a clear lead over mitt romney. 50-45 in wisconsin, 50-45 in colorado, swing state in the rocky mountain west, eight-point lead in iowa where both men launched their presidential campaigns. one thing to remember is that while president obama does better and better in the presidential race, you're seeing some evidence that democratic senate candidates are also doing better. two debates last night in critical races. 2 of the 10 toss-up senate races that will help determine whether or not democrats or republicans control the senate. in massachusetts, scott brown, the republican who rocked the administration by winning that senate seat formerly held by ted kennedy, debated elizabeth warren. the consumer advocate. that is a very tough debate. scott brown is keeping his distance away from. in virginia you had a debate between two former governors, the democrat tim kaine
CNBC
Sep 10, 2012 2:00pm EDT
mexico, west virginia. all of those are key swing states. and it would surprise me if any of those states, when they realize that governor romney has a plan, governor romney, i think, will carry his plan out. and that is to advance alternative energy for transportation, which is natural gas. now, when you -- you know, 70% of all the oil used every day in the world goes to transportation fuel. wind and solar, great sources of energy, but have nothing to do with imported oil. so, president obama talks about wind and solar all the time. but what you've got to do is develop resources in this country. we have those resources. and you can get off opec oil. now, that is sensitive oil that comes into the united states. 4.5 million barrels a day. remember the straits of hormuz, persian gulf, 7 million barrels a day move out of the persian gulf. we only use 2.5 million barrels of that. we get barrels from nigeria, venezuela, angola, but we do not have to import opec crude. we have sources in america that can be developed. so i believe what you're going to see in governor romney, he's going to step
CNBC
Sep 18, 2012 6:00pm EDT
it to if we want to buy the stocks. and then the stock comes back. >> how about virginia in texas? >> hi thanks for taking my call. fidelity income trust. >> i think the stock is cheap and i think it is one of my favorites. let's go to jim in connecticut, jim? >> hi, jim. booyah, booyah. >> booyah, booyah back. >> what do you see for utx? >> i say that is wrong. i think under $80 you have a real buyment and buy the rest at $75 and that is the new version of the lightening round. >> the lightening round is sponsored by td ameritrade. and hurtle us all into space. which would render retirement planning unnecessary. but say the sun rises on december 22nd, and you still need to retire. td ameritrade's investment consultants can help you build a plan that fits your life. we'll even throw in up to $600 when you open a new account or roll over an old 401(k). so who's in control now, mayans? [ male announcer ] introducing a reason to look twice. the entirely new lexus es and the first-ever es hybrid. this is the pursuit of perfection. the entirely new lexus es and the first-ever es hybrid. if we
CNBC
Sep 28, 2012 4:00am EDT
sticks close to washington today, though, with three fund-raising events. both men were in virginia yesterday catering to the state's strong u.s. military and defense industry presence. mary jo is still with us. is mitt romney in pennsylvania because he thinks there's a chance? how important is winning pennsylvania to him? >> pennsylvania is one of several battleground states in this election and it comes town really to a handful of states including ohio and florida and of course pennsylvania and virginia. the undecided vote so far is very small, but let's keep in mind at this stage ronald reagan in 1980 was running about five points behind jimmy carter. by mid october, he was 13 points behind and yet he won the election by nine points. >> what do you think will be that catalyst for swinging things in mitt romney's favor? >> a strong debate by mitt romney. there are three of them coming up. a misstep by the president. some sort of international incident to thinks that might come out about benghazi, et cetera. i mean, six weeks is a very long time. we have 39 days to go. >> it's fasc
CNBC
Sep 28, 2012 6:00pm EDT
've had a massive run and people are getting real cold feet about it. let's go to text in virginia. tex >> caller: jim i'm choosing a small market cap company called novagold. >> they're too rest kichlt let's go to sam in florida. sam. >> caller: yeah. booyah from venice, florida. >> i love it. >> caller: two-part question. what is your feelings on on philip morris? too variable. i've written about this. i think philip morris -- let's go to john in massachusetts. john. >> caller: yes. >> john. >> caller: yes, hello. >> how are you? >> caller: good, thanks. how you doing, jim? >> real good. >> caller: good. well, i have a question for you about ford. >> no. why? because europe is not good. i don't want to own ford. the international business is way too tough. that, ladies and gentlemen, is the conclusion of the lightning round! by td ameritrade. round is >> hey, jim, a question involving mcdonald's. last week i was sitting there and i was going to order and i looked up and saw the calorie count. >> i don't know. i was surprised that the banking group came in so low. i'm trying to stay at
CNBC
Sep 4, 2012 1:00pm EDT
and time again in speeches in virginia, elsewhere leading up to the convention essentially saying romney will put us back under george bush b policies. i won't do that. he can't necessarily run on his record. the deficit has increased while unemployment has not dropped nearly enough. >> two central questions, are you better off than you were four years ago? is the country heading in a better direction than four years ago? right direction? wrong direction? i guess he can argue, compared with the fall of 2008, the country is in a better directive state than it was at that time. >> in theory, because it's no longer coming out of a boom and bust and all of that. at the same time, there's still a lot of pain. we look at disposable personal income, income after tax and inflation, the only reason why it's gone up under obama is because of those tax cuts set to expire at the end of the year. in order to delivery a meaningful vision, he has to show how the private sector can grow, not just the public sector. as we know, because of the debt, polit public spending will drop. >> josh from "the fisca
CNBC
Sep 4, 2012 6:00pm EDT
and goliath of goal miners. >> gld. i do not want you in novogold. let's go to jeff in virginia. >> caller: been watching since 2005 boo-yah, professor kram ppe -- cramer. >> rndy. >> we're not happy with how the quarter was. this is one we felt would do better and it hasn't. john in maryland. john? >> caller: b-b-b-b-boo-yah from eastern shore maryland. >> i love it there. what's up? >> my wife carol and i enjoy watching your show every night during dinner. and then we enjoy our dessert with larry kudlow. i bought into exelon. i like their management. what's your thought? >> i agree with you. the stock is down 16% for the year. i think that's overdoing negativity. i want to do exactly what you want to do. let's go to dave in florida. >> caller: a north miami boo-yah. >> back at you. what's up? ? >> tell me about american power, amp. >> this is the best stock other than sprint mentioned this lightning round. i want to buy when the stock is down. this is the way to be able to play the next generation worldwide 4g amt. it's for me. and that, ladies and gentlemen, is the conclusion of "the li
CNBC
Sep 6, 2012 6:00pm EDT
in virginia, please. donald. >> caller: don. how's it going? years of military service. i bought showers of air. i want to know if you think it will hit the mark and exceed it before the year is up. just want your sentiments on it. >> uh i like that company very, very much. it's big today. had a 10% move. this company does global aviation, aerospace service. the numbers we are seeing out of boeing, to me, are so exciting it's owned by my action alert charitable trust. i think it will carry everything including air. stick with it. ron in illinois. ron. >> caller: hey, cramer. in 2010 i bought a reit arct. in 2011 it went public at 10.50. uh i wanted to hold to 15. i understand it might be sold at 12.2 is. did i make a mistake or should i sell some of mu loseremy losers put it in arct? >> we had them nn oh in july. we liked it so much. the deal looks great for both. i will tell you to hold on for a while. don't buy it. the big move just occurred. stock was 10 in july. 12 now. nick in ohio. nick. >> caller: boo-yah from the bobcats at ohio university. >> oh, congratulations, man. big, big,
CNBC
Sep 7, 2012 6:00pm EDT
in virginia. >> caller: boo-yah, jim. >> boo-yah. >> caller: nvda. >> people are worried about the quarter. i'll say don't buy. harriet in ohio. >> caller: boo-yah, jim! from ohio. >> mice to have you on. >> caller: thank you. my stock is badu. >> i'm not recommending chinese stocks. i believe the cyclicals will rally there though. mark in missouri. >> caller: hi, jim. got a question on granger. >> there's a great company. any weakness, i buy it. it's a fantastic company. let's go to bill in california, please. bill. bill? speak to me. >> caller: yes. >> go ahead. you're on. >> caller: big boo-yah from the streets of bakersfield, california. >> i love it. got a minor league team i once threw out the first pitch. >> caller: i'm losing confidence in northern america tanker. >> i don't blame you. sit on the sidelines here. pete in south carolina. >> caller: boo-yah, jim. i bought bac, bank of america. >> my friend matt does a lot of my accounting. showed me the preferred stock. the bonds, the preferreds are flying. i think you can own it. charles in new jersey. you're up. >> caller: thank you, c
CNBC
Sep 18, 2012 11:00pm EDT
to do if we want to buy the stock. let's wait for crude to come back. how about virginia in texas? >> thanks for taking my call. income trust us. >> i like the estate investment trusts and i want to pull the trigger tomorrow morning. let's go to jim in connecticut. >> what do you see in the future for ups? >> a big cyclical but right now people don't like aerospace. i say that's wrong. under $80 you've got a real by in on technology. split the purchases half and half. that, ladies and gentlemen, is the conclusion of the lightning round. >> the lightning round is sponsored by td ameritrade. >> we are right smack in the middle of conference season this week. one of my favorite times of the year. you got a number of chances to learn about some terrific opportunities to buy. what should you be paying attention to? we highlighted last week on friday's game plan. tonight i'm drilling down the most exciting conference of the year, the ubs global life sciences conference which starts tomorrow. we want to focus on the biotech companies that are presenting so you know which ones are buying
CNBC
Sep 17, 2012 3:00pm EDT
, the johnson business school at cornell and darden at university of virginia saw slight increases in mba programs. >> and i agree with you on engineering. i think the jobs of the future, health care, technology for sure. >> absolutely. >> as well as engineering and infrastructure. that's where the growth is. >> but it's all cyclical. if we get another big move on wall street, even though we're sit agent five-year highs, i think you'll see a return to business schools at some point. >> i'm not going to write off wall street. the fact is across the world you're seeing population growth. when you look at the numbers in china and india, those people will need all sorts of financial services, debit cards and credit cards and mortgages. i think there is still tremendous growth in financial services but it's nice to see diverse indication. >> i couldn't agree more. >>> after the bell, shocking, shocking results from a steudy n the capital gains tax effect coming up at the top of the hour. [ male announcer ] the freedom and spirit of malibu is an awesome place to be. introducing the all-new 2013
CNBC
Sep 28, 2012 7:00pm EDT
to the virginia voters and they are not going to buy it. they won't buy it. >> i'm larry kudlow. that's it for tonight's show. economic patriotism, you know what that means, grow the economy by 6 or 7% a year. [ man ] not only that, the silverado's powertrain warranty is 40,000 miles more than ford. and this workhorse gives you the power of a v8 with the highway fuel economy of a v6. incredible! right? an amazing test drive. i agree. [ male announcer ] it's chevy truck month. now during chevy truck month, get 0% apr financing for 60 months or trade up to get the 2012 chevy silverado all-star edition with a total value of $8,000. hurry in before they're all gone! tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 at schwab, we're committed to offering you tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 low-cost investment options-- tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 like our exchange traded funds, or etfs tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 which now have the lowest tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 operating expenses tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 in their respective tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 lipper categories. tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 lower than spdr tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 tdd#: 1-800-345-2550 and e
CNBC
Sep 3, 2012 1:00pm EDT
in atlantic city, in delaware at the racetracks, or in west virginia. >> "so why not lose it here?" is what you're saying. >> well, if they're gonna lose it anyway, let's get the upside. we were getting all the downside and none of the upside. >> the upside, he says, is the $1 billion the state got in gambling revenue in 2010, which was used to provide a $200-a-home property tax reduction plus more relief for senior citizens. >> people have been gambling since organized society was formed on the banks of the tigris and euphrates. they were gambling. and they will gamble as long as there is life on this planet. and that's a fact. >> no one's saying that people can't gamble. this is about government using gambling to prey on human weakness for profit. >> les bernal is head of the national organization stop predatory gambling. he and massachusetts state senator sue tucker have been fighting a move to bring casinos and slot parlors to the bay state. >> we're in the worst economic crisis since the great depression, and the daily voice of government to most americans is, "we're gonna push casinos
CNBC
Sep 4, 2012 7:00pm EDT
of virginia and former democratic chairman is speaking behind me. this is the week when democrats begin to counter what they heard from republicans last week. and to answer that question, try to make the argument that president obama has done some good for the economy and that mitt romney would take it backwards in the next four years. now, the president is going to get some help from bill clinton tomorrow night in his speech in prime time. he's going to speak on thursday. but today, just like mitt romney a week ago, he's going to get some help from his wife who because she's nonpolitical is much more popular. president obama made reference to that today. >> i know that whatever i say here today, it's going to be at best a distant second to the speech you will hear tonight from the star of the obama family, michelle obama. you know, this is just like a relay and you start off with the fastest person. >> now, of course, you're also going to hear from the mayor of san antonio, rising star within the democratic party. one of the key swing votes in this election, larry. >> john, can you eve
CNBC
Sep 11, 2012 3:00pm EDT
no choice to notify their employees that there are going to be massive layoffs. i'm from virginia. a big defensive state. this is going to mean real jobs in a state that will feel the impact of these cuts that the president seems to support. >> you know, ironically, if we did go off the fiscal cliff and no deal gets done here, it might actually make moody's happy. they're threatening another downgrade. but it could mean higher taxes. is that what you're expecting? >> we don't think higher taxes is the answer. we feel the confidence in the economy rests on the fact the government has to start getting it right. for too long -- >> but it looks like that's where we're going, right? >> i don't think there's any question. if mitt romney wins this election, and i believe he whether, we'll make sure that taxes don't go up and that we go about reforming our tax code the way that most of us on either side of the aisle want to see happen. if the president gets his way and wins the election, taxes are going to go up. it's very clear to me. >> you know, it's man power today saying that -- of course,
CNBC
Sep 24, 2012 1:00pm EDT
's going on the board thursday. thanks. ty, down to you. >> virginia, your neck of the words. i grew up just next door but i'm not going to say how many high school reunion. apple selling a record 5 million iphone 5s, but well below what analysts expected. shares below $700. facebook under fire over two new privacy concerns. when you use it, are you in fear you're putting your privacy at stake. i've been a superintendent for 30 some years at many different park service units across the united states. the only time i've ever had a break is when i was on maternity leave. i have retired from doing this one thing that i loved. now, i'm going to be able to have the time to explore something different. it's like another chapter. >>> let's give you the results of the yahoo! finance poll. facebook is under fire over two new privacy concerns. when you use it, do you feel you're putting your own privacy at stake? big turnout. almost 150,000 responses there. are the numbers. 16% say yes. privacy at risk. 68% say no. not at risk, and another 16% say yes, but all social media put you at risk. sue, a
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Sep 4, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. let's go to jeff in virginia. jeff >> caller: been watching since 2005. boo-yah, professor cramer. >> i'm liking that. thank you for keeping the faith for so long. >> caller: how about rndy? >> we're not happy with how the quarter was. we said that this was one we felt would do better but it hasn't. it's a disappointment. john in maryland. john? >> caller: b-b-b-b-boo-yah. this is john from eastern shore maryland. >> i love it there. what's up? >> caller: my wife carol and i enjoy watching your show every night during dinner. and then we enjoy our dessert with larry kudlow. hey, jim, exelo just went with conservation energy. i bought into the stock. recently they went down. i like their management. what's your thought? >> i agree with you. i think it's okay. the stock is down 16% for the year. i think that's overdoing the negativity. i want to do exactly what you want to do. let's go to dave in florida. dave? >> caller: jim, this is the area of north miami. boo-yah. >> back at you. what's up? >> caller: tell me about american power, amp. >> this is the best stock other than sprint
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Sep 13, 2012 6:00pm EDT
with nomura and say it's okay here. rob in virginia. rob. >> caller: yeah, rob in arlington. >> nice. >> caller: i own altria group, ticker m.o. what are your thoughts? >> i always hate to recommend it because i always don't like smoking, but i've got to tell you, it is a great income producer. if you can stand it being politically incorrect. don in new jersey. >> caller: hi. boo-yah, cramer. >> boo-yah, local man. what's up? >> caller: i've got a favorite stock. hudson city bank. >> well, you're getting bought. hudson city's finished. it's time to ring the register. you're done. the finite nature of a takeover says you should ring the register and move on. let's go to albert in my home state of new jersey. albert. >> caller: hey, jim. booboo bao-ya from sunny florida. >> nice. sunshine, hit me. >> caller: i'm having trouble with abbott laboratories. >> hit a 52-week high today. what's the matter? look, i think abbott's terrific. they're splitting the company up. it's dock really well. i own it for my charitable trust. had a really big gain. i've only watched it go higher and higher.
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Sep 20, 2012 2:00pm EDT
for business this year, followed by utah, virginia, north carolina, north dakota. but to get there we analyze all 50 states on more than 50 metrics. all of that data gets us some interesting mosts. let's look at america's most expensive state for business. it is hawaii which finished 49th in overall rankings. location is an issue. but some problems are self-inflicted. hawaii has the nation's highest tax burden, among the highest business taxes overall. it also has the highest commercial and industrial utility costs. if you want to want office or industrial space in hawaii you will pay dearly. the least expensive state is kentucky. the year's most improved state is idaho which finished 13th overall this year which is a big jump from 31st last year. idaho was a low-cost state, no great surprise, particularly for utilities though there is room for improvement there on taxes. the state got its biggest boost for an improvement in business friendliness. our category that looks at the legal and regulatory climate. speaking of business friendliest, the most friendly state for business in our study th
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Sep 18, 2012 6:00am EDT
northern virginia, arapahoe county in colorado, and the hard edge of the republican party that has cost the republicans for instance senate seats in virginia, senate seats in a senate race because the democratic party was successfully able to label the republican candidate out of the mainstream, too hard edge, unsympathetic and romney is play into that narrative. >> the people it appeals to are the people he already has, doesn't necessarily go to women -- exactly. >> one other aspect of this, he's not a nimble candidate. can you ever imagine george w. bush, ronald reagan, bill clinton, you know, these guys were pros at events like this, and it's a reminder. >> it was provided by jimmy carter's grandson, that doesn't get any stranger. >> who is obsessed with this, mad at romney for what he's being saying about his grandfather. politics is personal. >> beautiful. >> i've always said it, politics is personal. >> chuck, thank you. >> all right, guys. >>> up next, jack girard, president and ceo of the american petroleum institute. "squawk" will be right back. how do you know which ones to fo
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Sep 21, 2012 9:00am EDT
three, ohio, florida, and virginia, obama's leading. so far the only one of the nine that we can see mitt romney having a clear advantage is, is the state of north carolina, carl. >> north carolina, and john to do electoral math, not to put you on the spot, if romney does lose ohio and florida and virginia, is there still a path with the remaining six? >> no, i don't believe there is a path. i don't think mathematically it works. i did a calculation yesterday, carl, i took all the states in which mitt romney was either leading or within four points of president obama, not ahead in those other states but just down by less than four points, still barack obama had 278 electoral votes, mitt romney had 260. he's got to turn that around, the debates are his next opportunity and a big way to do that. >> october 3rd, john, talk to you later. >>> speaking of politics our next guest says romney's view on taxes, entitlements and personal responsibility are wrong and show romney isn't ready for the oval office. dr. robert shapiro, former undersecretary of commerce for economic affairs, joins us
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Sep 21, 2012 6:00am EDT
the way you can win the electoral college. and some assumptions that bom so far had ohio and virginia, that romney would need to win all these other states where he's down by more than three. but if you can tell me before all the debates who will win ohio, nobody knows will win ohio. i guarantee you, nobody knows who will win ohio. nobody knows any of this stuff. >> and that's why he we have elections. >> on november 6 we'll take a huge poll. and if you poll even 2,000 people, but if you poll 1500 people, you poll this 1500 and you poll that 1500 -- >> some are likely voters, some are -- >> there's a couple things. right track, wrong track is still improved, but still i think right track is 39%. and that was a huge improvement. and then the approval ratings are stubbornly -- some get to 50, but just barely. >> these last rounds are the first that got to 50. >> exactly. so in the booth, have you heard from our awol -- >> they tried calling him and i don't think think they've gotten him. >> i think in the and he were, they would give him the tooth brush and he could go right out to star
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Sep 27, 2012 6:00am EDT
. the mcclain virginia property sits on the potomac and the most expensive home to go into foreclosure since the market crashed in 2007, the auction is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. eastern time and diana olick will have more later this morning. >>> when we come back, minutes away from a flood of economic numbers. we'll get durable goods numbers for august and final revision of second quarter gdp. u.s. equity futures are indicated higher, dow futures up by about 78 points. for many, nexium helps relieve heartburn symptoms caused by acid reflux disease. osteoporosis-related bone fractures and low magnesium levels have been seen with nexium. possible side effects include headache, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. other serious stomach conditions may still exist. talk to your doctor about nexium. at optionsxpress we create easy-to-use, powerful trading tools for all. like our all-in-one trade ticket. we put strategies, chains and positions all on one screen. start trading today with optionsxpress by charles schwab. >>> welcome back. you know that great story we told but the $23 million mansion go
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Sep 6, 2012 9:00am EDT
is in the northern virginia area. >> interesting. >> all right, steve. >> we'll be looking at some of the other documents as they come in. >> we look forward to it. >> steve liesman from headquarters. >> the markets are surging this morning. the dow up by just about 210 points right now. >> wow. >> for more on the big draghi rally let's bring in the chief u.s. equity strategist with jpmorgan. >> tom, good to see you. you see 1475, you see a market meltup continue through election day. what are the other cat lifts that you see lined up to get us to that 1475 level? >> well, you know, i think we just need more of what we've been seeing this week which is really from policy-makers, you know, talk that they are making moves in the right direction, right? i think there's a lot of comfort from what the ecb said, even if it's expected, and i think it's the economic data continuing to improve. i think there is a construction recovery in the u.s. led by housing and we could see jobs and it would tell investors, hey, look, i'm underinvested and been very bearish and thinking about cliff and all these oth
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